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CVE-2015-7941

Description

libxml2 2.9.2 does not properly stop parsing invalid input, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and libxml2 crash) via crafted XML data to the (1) xmlParseEntityDecl or (2) xmlParseConditionalSections function in parser.c, as demonstrated by non-terminated entities. #### Bugs * <http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=783010> * <https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=744980>


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
ubuntu 14.04 libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-3ubuntu4.5
ubuntu upstream libxml2 2.9.2+really2.9.1+dfsg1-0.1
ubuntu 15.04 libxml2 2.9.2+dfsg1-3ubuntu0.1

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